Established 1588 ffree Grammer Schole of Newport


Joyce Frankland Academy, Newport (previously known as Newport Free Grammar School) is a non-selective mixed comprehensive Academy and provides for the educational needs of pupils of secondary age (11-18 age range). 

Applications must be made using the common application form contained in the Secondary Education in Essex booklet which can be obtained from Essex County Council. Completed forms must be returned to the Local Authority (LA) by 31st October 2018.  Those not living in Essex should obtain a similar form from their own LA. 

The LA will write to parents on 1 March 2019 offering a place at the Academy or school allocated.  

Our open evening will be held on Thursday 20th September 2018 between 5pm and 8pm. Talks with the Interim Principal will take place in the main hall at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm. Please come along to see the school and meet students and staff. Dates for school tours will be announced shortly. 

To view our prospectus please click here

To view our admissions policy please click here.

To visit the Essex County Council Schools Admission information please click here

For Post 16 Admissions, please click here